Inspects, cleans, repairs and modifies line replaceable units and other components utilized on combat vehicles. Identifies isolates, troubleshoots, and repairs malfunctions using appropriate procedures and applicable technical manuals, TMDE, and tools. MOS 41C/91G Maintain and/or repair laser range finders, ballistic computers, laser observation devices, laser designators, thermal imaging systems, periscopes, telescopes. Maintain and/or repair commander’s weapon station/auxiliary sights, aiming circles, image transfer assemblies, quadrants, mount assemblies, fire control support equipment. Maintain and/or repair test, measurement, and diagnostic equipment. Perform battlefield damage assessment and repair.
MAJOR JOB ACTIVITIES:
1. Troubleshoots and isolates system malfunctions utilizing technical manuals, schematic diagrams, special and standard electronic and mechanical TMDE.
2. Performs corrective maintenance on previously diagnosed malfunctions on fire control systems used in combat vehicles, off-carriage lasers, designators, thermal sights, and night vision devices.
3. Designs, fabricates and adapts tools and fixtures to facilitate further fire control instrument repairs or as new types of fire control equipment is adopted by the Army.
4. May instruct other employees in the proper repair maintenance procedures and capabilities of fire control LRU instruments and TMDE.
5. Performs other duties and assignments as required.
- High School graduate or equivalent.
- Minimum of three years minimum continuous experience performing maintenance and/or repair commander’s weapon station/auxiliary sights, aiming circles, image transfer assemblies, quadrants, mount assemblies, fire control support equipment.
MATERIAL & EQUIPMENT DIRECTLY USED AND WORKING ENVIRONMENT:
Computer skills include a working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook. Fire Control tool box, TM’s, Multi-meter and DSETS and special tools need for to accomplish the task. Requires working knowledge of maintenance and testing of digital and analog equipment as well as knowledge and skill in computer systems. Mechanic’s hand tools, shop tools, multi-meter, gauges, jack stands, and cranes, military wheel and track vehicles, Army technical manuals. Work is generally conducted in a shop environment; however, duties may involve the conduct of work in the out-of-doors area with a potential exposure to extreme climatic conditions.
Work will require lifting up to 50 lbs, stooping, climbing, prolonged standing, prolonged sitting and working with or in areas where a potential could exist for exposure to physical, chemical or biological agents. Employee use of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) is required in certain areas. Such PPE includes but is not limited to head, foot, hand, torso, respiratory, vision and hearing protective devices.